School Leaders Urge Predictability With State As Equal Partner in New Funding Formula

With discussion over the adequacy and equity of basic education funding taking center stage in Harrisburg, last month nearly 600 school business officials, superintendents and school board members participated in a brief school funding survey developed by PASBO, PASA, PARSS, PSBA and CPEC. The survey asked members their opinions about the factors that should be included in a fair basic education funding formula and the appropriate level of state participation in education funding. View the survey results and read the press release.